Chicago Bears CB Charles Tillman is putting together his best season ever, is he the most important player on a top-flight defense though?
The Detroit Lions had 5 sacks on Monday Night Football, but the Bears pass protection wasn't nearly that bad. Sometimes sacks just happen, and when a defensive line works as hard as the Lions line does, they'll run into some good plays.
Pride Of Detroit's Jerry Mallory takes you inside his Monday Night Football party, which unfortunately involved watching the Lions lose to the Bears.
The Bears did win the game against the Lions, taking their record to 5-1. But the fact is they only scored 13 points, playing at home against a Detroit team that allows an average of 25 points per game.
The Detroit Lions had plenty of chances to beat the Chicago Bears on Monday, but they gave the ball away too many times en route to a 13-7 loss.
Charles Tillman is a great fit as a Cover 2 corner, but don't discredit how good of an all around player he truly is. Tasked with shadowing Calvin Johnson all night, he came through for the Bears, again.
The Bears beat the Lions 13-7 on Monday Night Football - we're breaking it down with our notes and other minutiae from the game.
The Bears thoroughly manhandle the Lions, and Cutler overcomes a rib injury in the 2nd quarter as the Chicago Bears take a game lead